My First Day as a Beekeeper

March 26, 2010

Here are a few pictures from when I installed bees into my hives last spring. It was a very exciting day (and, honestly, a bit scary). I had ordered two “packages” of bees through my bee guild. A package is a mated queen with about four pounds of bees (roughly 8000 bees). More about installing a hive later . . .

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